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The Stem Cellar

By Kevin McCormack

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Bubble baby treatment cleared to restart clinical trial
Bubble baby treatment cleared to restart clinical trial
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/12/05/bubble-baby-treatment-cleared-to-restart-clinical-trial/
01:39
December 07, 2022
High school SPARK intern presents stem cell research to academic audience 
High school SPARK intern presents stem cell research to academic audience 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/12/02/high-school-spark-intern-presents-stem-cell-research-to-academic-audience/
02:36
December 07, 2022
Lab-made retinas offer a new approach to battling vision loss
Lab-made retinas offer a new approach to battling vision loss
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/12/07/lab-made-retinas-offer-a-new-approach-to-battling-vision-loss/
02:48
December 07, 2022
The doctor who fights vision loss and wildfires
The doctor who fights vision loss and wildfires
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/11/02/the-doctor-who-fights-vision-loss-and-wildfires/
00:52
November 30, 2022
Myocarditis in Cancer Patients Is Driven by Specific Immune Cells
Myocarditis in Cancer Patients Is Driven by Specific Immune Cells
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/11/18/myocarditis-in-cancer-patients-is-driven-by-specific-immune-cells/
02:22
November 30, 2022
A timeless message about stem cells
A timeless message about stem cells
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/11/21/a-timeless-message-about-stem-cells/
01:06
November 30, 2022
Reasons to be thankful this Thanksgiving: creative nerds
Reasons to be thankful this Thanksgiving: creative nerds
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/11/23/reasons-to-be-thankful-this-thanksgiving-creative-nerds/
00:41
November 30, 2022
Neurona Therapeutics Update: First two patients who received treatment experienced significantly less seizures
Neurona Therapeutics Update: First two patients who received treatment experienced significantly less seizures
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/11/28/neurona-therapeutics-update-first-two-patients-who-received-treatment-experienced-significantly-less-seizures/
03:29
November 30, 2022
Study could pave the way in reducing decline in muscle strength as people age 
Study could pave the way in reducing decline in muscle strength as people age 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/11/16/study-could-pave-the-way-in-reducing-decline-in-muscle-strength-as-people-age/
03:56
November 21, 2022
Sweet 16 and counting for stem cell clinical trial
Sweet 16 and counting for stem cell clinical trial
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/11/14/sweet-16-and-counting-for-stem-cell-clinical-trial/
02:58
November 14, 2022
Why the future of regenerative medicine depends on students getting a living wage
Why the future of regenerative medicine depends on students getting a living wage
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/11/09/why-the-future-of-regenerative-medicine-depends-on-students-getting-a-living-wage/
03:01
November 09, 2022
Patient Advocacy is its own reward
Patient Advocacy is its own reward
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/11/07/patient-advocacy-is-its-own-reward/
01:31
November 09, 2022
Chemistry Nobel Prize winner Carolyn Bertozzi had a hand in early stem cell research
Chemistry Nobel Prize winner Carolyn Bertozzi had a hand in early stem cell research
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/10/06/chemistry-nobel-prize-winner-carolyn-bertozzi-had-a-hand-in-early-stem-cell-research/
03:34
November 04, 2022
Apply Now for New Manufacturing Funding Opportunity
Apply Now for New Manufacturing Funding Opportunity
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/11/04/apply-now-for-new-manufacturing-funding-opportunity/
02:08
November 04, 2022
CIRM-funding supports world’s first stem cell treatment for spina bifida delivered during fetal surgery
CIRM-funding supports world’s first stem cell treatment for spina bifida delivered during fetal surgery
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/10/10/cirm-funding-supports-worlds-first-stem-cell-treatment-for-spina-bifida-delivered-during-fetal-surgery/
05:00
October 28, 2022
CIRM President & CEO Dr. Maria Millan recognized as one of the most influential women in Bay Area business
CIRM President & CEO Dr. Maria Millan recognized as one of the most influential women in Bay Area business
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/10/19/cirm-president-ceo-dr-maria-millan-recognized-as-one-of-the-most-influential-women-in-bay-area-business/
01:19
October 28, 2022
How this scientist changed paths to become a stem cell researcher
How this scientist changed paths to become a stem cell researcher
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/10/21/how-this-scientist-changed-paths-to-become-a-stem-cell-researcher/
03:19
October 28, 2022
Developing a natural killer for cancer
Developing a natural killer for cancer
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/10/26/developing-a-natural-killer-for-cancer/
02:08
October 28, 2022
Honor of a lifetime
Honor of a lifetime
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/10/24/honor-of-a-lifetime/
01:16
October 28, 2022
CIRM Board Approves Funding for New Clinical Trial Targeting Brain Tumors
CIRM Board Approves Funding for New Clinical Trial Targeting Brain Tumors
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/10/28/cirm-board-approves-funding-for-new-clinical-trial-targeting-brain-tumors/
06:58
October 28, 2022
California researchers developing vaccine to curb the spread of Zika virus
California researchers developing vaccine to curb the spread of Zika virus
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/10/14/california-researchers-develop-vaccine-to-curb-the-spread-of-zika-virus/
02:44
October 17, 2022
Pioneering a new approach to HIV/AIDS
Pioneering a new approach to HIV/AIDS
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/10/17/pioneering-a-new-approach-to-hiv-aids/
02:22
October 17, 2022
Funding a Clinical Trial for a Functional Cure for HIV
Funding a Clinical Trial for a Functional Cure for HIV
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/09/21/funding-a-clinical-trial-for-a-functional-cure-for-hiv/
03:06
September 27, 2022
So far, some encouraging news for stem cell clinical trial treating epilepsy
So far, some encouraging news for stem cell clinical trial treating epilepsy
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/09/26/so-far-some-encouraging-news-for-stem-cell-clinical-trial-treating-epilepsy/
02:11
September 26, 2022
Join Us on Stem Cell Awareness Day (October 12)!
Join Us on Stem Cell Awareness Day (October 12)!
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/09/23/join-us-on-stem-cell-awareness-day-october-12/
01:39
September 26, 2022
Fast Track Designation for a therapy making transplants safer for children with a fatal immune disorder
Fast Track Designation for a therapy making transplants safer for children with a fatal immune disorder
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/09/19/fast-track-approval-for-a-therapy-making-transplants-safer-for-children-with-a-fatal-immune-disorder/
02:54
September 20, 2022
The race to cure sickle cell disease
The race to cure sickle cell disease
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/09/12/the-race-to-cure-sickle-cell-disease/
03:41
September 20, 2022
A pioneering couple uproot their lives to help their baby
A pioneering couple uproot their lives to help their baby
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/09/16/a-pioneering-couple-uproot-their-lives-to-help-their-baby/
02:35
September 16, 2022
A newfound passion for stem cell research
A newfound passion for stem cell research
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/09/14/a-newfound-passion-for-stem-cell-research/
03:07
September 15, 2022
Mourning the death of Susan Solomon
Mourning the death of Susan Solomon
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/09/09/mourning-the-death-of-susan-solomon/
01:58
September 09, 2022
CIRM-funded stem cell-gene therapy shows promise in ALS safety trial
CIRM-funded stem cell-gene therapy shows promise in ALS safety trial
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/09/06/cirm-funded-stem-cell-gene-therapy-shows-promise-in-als-safety-trial/
04:29
September 06, 2022
How stem cells helped Veronica fight retinitis pigmentosa and regain her vision
How stem cells helped Veronica fight retinitis pigmentosa and regain her vision
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/09/02/how-stem-cells-helped-veronica-fight-retinitis-pigmentosa-and-regain-her-vision/
03:20
September 02, 2022
And we’re back!
And we’re back!
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/05/17/and-were-back/
02:04
August 31, 2022
Stem Cell Agency Invests $46 Million in New Education Program
Stem Cell Agency Invests $46 Million in New Education Program
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/08/31/stem-cell-agency-invests-46-million-in-new-education-program/
06:11
August 31, 2022
A better, faster, more effective way to edit genes
A better, faster, more effective way to edit genes
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/08/29/a-better-faster-more-effective-way-to-edit-genes/
02:27
August 30, 2022
Building embryo-like cells in the lab
Building embryo-like cells in the lab
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/09/29/building-embryo-like-cells-in-the-lab/
02:04
August 26, 2022
From our house to the White House. Kinda
From our house to the White House. Kinda
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/08/26/from-our-house-to-the-white-house-kinda/
06:24
August 26, 2022
A grandmother’s legacy, a stem cell scientist
A grandmother’s legacy, a stem cell scientist
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/08/17/a-grandmothers-legacy-a-stem-cell-scientist/
02:45
August 24, 2022
The researcher who is following her bliss, and tackling diseases of aging at the same time
The researcher who is following her bliss, and tackling diseases of aging at the same time
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/08/19/the-researcher-who-is-following-her-bliss-and-tackling-diseases-of-aging-at-the-same-time/
01:16
August 24, 2022
CIRM Bridges intern researches stem cells to grow kidneys 
CIRM Bridges intern researches stem cells to grow kidneys 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/08/22/cirm-bridges-intern-researches-stem-cells-to-grow-kidneys/
02:37
August 24, 2022
Stem Cell Agency Expands Industry Alliance Program to  Accelerate Therapies
Stem Cell Agency Expands Industry Alliance Program to  Accelerate Therapies
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/08/24/stem-cell-agency-expands-industry-alliance-program-to-accelerate-therapies/
03:37
August 24, 2022
Fighting for his life and the lives of other stroke survivors
Fighting for his life and the lives of other stroke survivors
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/07/27/fighting-for-his-life-and-the-lives-of-other-stroke-survivors/
01:18
August 15, 2022
[PHOTOS] CIRM’s Bridges to Stem Cell Research Program hosts annual conference in sunny San Diego
[PHOTOS] CIRM’s Bridges to Stem Cell Research Program hosts annual conference in sunny San Diego
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/08/04/photos-cirms-bridges-to-stem-cell-research-program-hosts-annual-conference-in-sunny-san-diego/
02:17
August 15, 2022
[PHOTOS] California high school students celebrate regenerative medicine science at CIRM’s annual SPARK conference
[PHOTOS] California high school students celebrate regenerative medicine science at CIRM’s annual SPARK conference
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/08/08/photos-california-high-school-students-celebrate-regenerative-medicine-science-at-cirms-annual-spark-conference/
02:16
August 15, 2022
How one student overcame uncertainty in CIRM’s high school internship program
How one student overcame uncertainty in CIRM’s high school internship program
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/08/10/how-one-student-overcame-uncertainty-in-cirms-high-school-internship-program/
04:53
August 15, 2022
How this scientist uses Legos to explain the power of stem cells 
How this scientist uses Legos to explain the power of stem cells 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/08/12/how-this-scientist-uses-legos-to-explain-the-power-of-stem-cells/
02:48
August 15, 2022
Two common viruses could trigger Alzheimer’s disease
Two common viruses could trigger Alzheimer’s disease
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/08/05/two-common-viruses-could-trigger-alzheimers-disease/
02:47
August 15, 2022
Life lessons learned in the CIRM summer intern program
Life lessons learned in the CIRM summer intern program
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/08/15/life-lessons-learned-in-the-cirm-summer-intern-program/
05:15
August 15, 2022
The present and future of regenerative medicine
The present and future of regenerative medicine
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/07/25/the-present-and-future-of-regenerative-medicine/
11:15
August 01, 2022
Study reveals new evidence of key mechanism in Alzheimer’s
Study reveals new evidence of key mechanism in Alzheimer’s
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/07/22/study-reveals-new-evidence-of-key-mechanism-in-alzheimers/
02:40
August 01, 2022
Stem Cell Agency funds clinical trial targeting scarred urethras
Stem Cell Agency funds clinical trial targeting scarred urethras
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/07/29/stem-cell-agency-funds-clinical-trial-targeting-scarred-urethras/
01:29
August 01, 2022
How CIRM contributed to City of Hope study helping man with HIV to into long-term remission
How CIRM contributed to City of Hope study helping man with HIV to into long-term remission
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/08/01/how-cirm-contributed-to-city-of-hope-study-helping-man-with-hiv-to-into-long-term-remission/
02:46
August 01, 2022
Stem cell-derived retinal patch continues to show promising results two years post-implantation
Stem cell-derived retinal patch continues to show promising results two years post-implantation
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/03/28/stem-cell-derived-retinal-patch-continues-to-show-promising-results-two-years-post-implantation/
02:34
July 20, 2022
Recovery from muscle loss injuries hindered by immune cell conflicts
Recovery from muscle loss injuries hindered by immune cell conflicts
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/04/07/recovery-from-muscle-loss-injuries-hindered-by-immune-cell-conflicts/
02:27
July 20, 2022
Reversing hearing loss through regenerative medicine
Reversing hearing loss through regenerative medicine
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/04/05/reversing-hearing-loss-through-regenerative-medicine/
03:43
July 20, 2022
UC Davis Health researchers aim to use CAR T cells for HIV cure
UC Davis Health researchers aim to use CAR T cells for HIV cure
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/03/30/uc-davis-health-researchers-aim-to-use-car-t-cells-for-hiv-cure/
03:33
July 20, 2022
Stem cell agency invests in therapy using killer cells to target colorectal, breast and ovarian cancers
Stem cell agency invests in therapy using killer cells to target colorectal, breast and ovarian cancers
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/04/20/stem-cell-agency-invests-in-therapy-using-killer-cells-to-target-colorectal-breast-and-ovarian-cancers/
03:02
July 20, 2022
The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) awards $5.8 million for prostate cancer research to USC 
The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) awards $5.8 million for prostate cancer research to USC 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/05/25/the-california-institute-for-regenerative-medicine-cirm-awards-5-8-million-for-prostate-cancer-research-to-usc/
02:51
July 20, 2022
Study shows sleep deprivation impairs stem cells in the cornea 
Study shows sleep deprivation impairs stem cells in the cornea 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/05/04/study-shows-sleep-deprivation-impairs-stem-cells-in-the-cornea/
02:09
July 20, 2022
Replacement brain cells offer hope for Parkinson’s treatment
Replacement brain cells offer hope for Parkinson’s treatment
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/05/20/replacement-brain-cells-offer-hope-for-parkinsons-treatment/
01:45
July 20, 2022
Marathon effort to raise awareness about Huntington’s disease
Marathon effort to raise awareness about Huntington’s disease
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/05/23/marathon-effort-to-raise-awareness-about-huntingtons-disease/
01:22
July 20, 2022
Taking to the streets with Pride
Taking to the streets with Pride
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/06/27/taking-to-the-streets-with-pride/
00:44
July 20, 2022
An experimental gene therapy with a hairy twist
An experimental gene therapy with a hairy twist
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/06/29/an-experimental-gene-therapy-with-a-hairy-twist/
02:50
July 20, 2022
Celebrating academic success and overcoming obstacles
Celebrating academic success and overcoming obstacles
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/07/08/celebrating-academic-success-and-overcoming-obstacles/
01:17
July 20, 2022
How CIRM’s Bridges internship program inspired this student to pursue a career in regenerative medicine 
How CIRM’s Bridges internship program inspired this student to pursue a career in regenerative medicine 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/07/05/how-cirms-bridges-internship-program-inspired-this-student-to-pursue-a-career-in-regenerative-medicine/
01:52
July 20, 2022
A big deal for type 1 diabetes
A big deal for type 1 diabetes
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/07/11/a-big-deal-for-type-1-diabetes/
02:36
July 20, 2022
Using stem cells and smart machines to warn of heart problems
Using stem cells and smart machines to warn of heart problems
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/07/15/using-stem-cells-and-smart-machines-to-warn-of-heart-problems/
01:36
July 20, 2022
CIRM’s SPARK internship program provides California high school students with hands-on training in stem cell research
CIRM’s SPARK internship program provides California high school students with hands-on training in stem cell research
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/07/13/spark-internship-program-provides-california-high-school-students-with-hands-on-training-in-stem-cell-research/
02:55
July 20, 2022
Why people seek out unproven and potentially unsafe stem cell treatments
Why people seek out unproven and potentially unsafe stem cell treatments
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/07/20/why-people-seek-out-unproven-and-potentially-unsafe-stem-cell-treatments/
02:30
July 20, 2022
First patient dosed in clinical trial for a drug-resistant form of epilepsy
First patient dosed in clinical trial for a drug-resistant form of epilepsy
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/07/01/first-patient-dosed-in-clinical-trial-for-a-drug-resistant-form-of-epilepsy/
03:14
July 01, 2022
Google eases ban on ads for stem cell therapies
Google eases ban on ads for stem cell therapies
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/05/11/google-eases-ban-on-ads-for-stem-cell-therapies/
02:34
June 24, 2022
Stem cells explained in different languages
Stem cells explained in different languages
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/06/07/stem-cells-explained-in-different-languages/
03:08
June 24, 2022
Two reasons to remember June 19th
Two reasons to remember June 19th
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/06/20/two-reasons-to-remember-june-19th/
02:38
June 24, 2022
Can regenerative medicine turn back the clock on aging?
Can regenerative medicine turn back the clock on aging?
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/06/22/can-regenerative-medicine-turn-back-the-clock-on-aging/
01:36
June 24, 2022
Stem Cell Agency Board Invests in 19 Discovery Research Programs Targeting Cancers, Heart Disease and Other Disorders
Stem Cell Agency Board Invests in 19 Discovery Research Programs Targeting Cancers, Heart Disease and Other Disorders
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/06/24/stem-cell-agency-board-invests-in-19-discovery-research-programs-targeting-cancers-heart-disease-and-other-disorders/
07:29
June 24, 2022
Creating a ‘bespoke’ approach to rare diseases
Creating a ‘bespoke’ approach to rare diseases
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/06/17/creating-a-bespoke-approach-to-rare-diseases/
03:54
June 17, 2022
The long road to developing a therapy for epilepsy
The long road to developing a therapy for epilepsy
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/06/01/the-long-road-to-developing-a-therapy-for-epilepsy/
04:08
June 01, 2022
The power of the patient advocate: how a quick visit led to an $11M grant to fund a clinical trial
The power of the patient advocate: how a quick visit led to an $11M grant to fund a clinical trial
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/05/27/the-power-of-the-patient-advocate-how-a-quick-visit-led-to-an-11m-grant-to-fund-a-clinical-trial/
03:09
May 27, 2022
IBSC directors bring in nearly $12 million to fund the future of bimolecular research at UC Santa Cruz
IBSC directors bring in nearly $12 million to fund the future of bimolecular research at UC Santa Cruz
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/05/06/institute-for-the-biology-of-stem-cells-directors-bring-in-nearly-12-million-to-fund-the-future-of-bimolecular-research-at-uc-santa-cruz/
02:56
May 09, 2022
Smoking marijuana could be bad for your heart, but there is an unusual remedy
Smoking marijuana could be bad for your heart, but there is an unusual remedy
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/05/09/smoking-marijuana-could-be-bad-for-your-heart-but-there-is-an-unusual-remedy/
03:05
May 09, 2022
It’s hard to be modest when people keep telling you how good you are
It’s hard to be modest when people keep telling you how good you are
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/05/02/its-hard-to-be-modest-when-people-keep-telling-you-how-good-you-are/
01:35
May 02, 2022
The bootcamp helping in the fight against rare diseases
The bootcamp helping in the fight against rare diseases
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/04/29/the-bootcamp-helping-in-the-fight-against-rare-diseases/
02:59
April 29, 2022
UCLA-led team creates first comprehensive map of human blood stem cell development
UCLA-led team creates first comprehensive map of human blood stem cell development
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/04/15/ucla-led-team-creates-first-comprehensive-map-of-human-blood-stem-cell-development/
04:01
April 18, 2022
How two women are fighting back against Lou Gehrig’s disease
How two women are fighting back against Lou Gehrig’s disease
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/04/18/how-two-women-are-fighting-back-against-lou-gehrigs-disease/
01:19
April 18, 2022
Making the list of people to follow
Making the list of people to follow
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/04/01/making-the-list-of-people-to-follow/
01:38
April 13, 2022
Expanding CIRM’s Alpha Clinics Network to deliver transformative regenerative medicine treatments 
Expanding CIRM’s Alpha Clinics Network to deliver transformative regenerative medicine treatments 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/04/11/expanding-cirms-alpha-clinics-network-to-deliver-transformative-regenerative-medicine-treatments/
03:36
April 13, 2022
Turning back the clock to make old skin cells young again
Turning back the clock to make old skin cells young again
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/04/13/turning-back-the-clock-to-make-old-skin-cells-young-again/
02:47
April 13, 2022
Using reengineered human skin cells to treat COVID-19
Using reengineered human skin cells to treat COVID-19
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/03/23/using-reengineered-human-skin-cells-to-treat-covid-19/
02:18
March 25, 2022
Chance discovery could lead to a treatment for skin ulcers
Chance discovery could lead to a treatment for skin ulcers
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/03/25/chance-discovery-could-lead-to-a-treatment-for-skin-ulcers/
02:44
March 25, 2022
Promoting stem cell therapies, racial justice and fish breeding
Promoting stem cell therapies, racial justice and fish breeding
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/03/21/promoting-stem-cell-therapies-racial-justice-and-fish-breeding/
01:07
March 21, 2022
How mRNA and CRISPR-Cas9 could treat muscle atrophy
How mRNA and CRISPR-Cas9 could treat muscle atrophy
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/03/17/how-mrna-and-crispr-cas9-could-treat-muscle-atrophy/
02:51
March 21, 2022
Researchers discover promising approach against treatment-resistant cancer
Researchers discover promising approach against treatment-resistant cancer
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/03/09/researchers-discover-promising-approach-against-treatment-resistant-cancer/
03:21
March 14, 2022
HOPE for patients with a muscle destroying disease
HOPE for patients with a muscle destroying disease
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/03/14/hope-for-patients-with-a-muscle-destroying-disease/
02:14
March 14, 2022
Stem Cell Agency Hires New Vice President of Medical Affairs & Policy
Stem Cell Agency Hires New Vice President of Medical Affairs & Policy
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/03/07/stem-cell-agency-hires-new-vice-president-of-medical-affairs-policy/
06:51
March 08, 2022
How a health tech company is using virtual reality to treat stem cell patients 
How a health tech company is using virtual reality to treat stem cell patients 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/03/04/how-a-health-tech-company-is-using-virtual-reality-to-treat-stem-cell-patients/
01:50
March 08, 2022
Rare Disease: An Uphill Battle for Diagnosis and Treatment
Rare Disease: An Uphill Battle for Diagnosis and Treatment
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/03/02/rare-disease-an-uphill-battle-for-diagnosis-and-treatment/
03:36
March 08, 2022
Stem Cell Agency Board Approves Funding for Rare Immune Disorder
Stem Cell Agency Board Approves Funding for Rare Immune Disorder
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/02/25/stem-cell-agency-board-approves-funding-for-rare-immune-disorder/
02:38
March 08, 2022
Joining the movement to fight rare diseases
Joining the movement to fight rare diseases
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/02/28/joining-the-movement-to-fight-rare-diseases/
02:33
February 28, 2022
It’s nice to be appreciated
It’s nice to be appreciated
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/02/23/its-nice-to-be-appreciated/
01:40
February 23, 2022
Join CIRM for a CNS Consortium Workshop – Feb. 24 & 25 
Join CIRM for a CNS Consortium Workshop – Feb. 24 & 25 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/02/22/join-cirm-for-a-cns-consortium-workshop-feb-24-25/
05:33
February 23, 2022
CIRM-supported therapy for blood cancers gets FDA fast track
CIRM-supported therapy for blood cancers gets FDA fast track
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/02/18/cirm-supported-therapy-for-blood-cancers-gets-fda-fast-track/
02:43
February 23, 2022
CIRM-Funded Study Helping Babies Battle a Deadly Immune Disorder Gets Boost from FDA
CIRM-Funded Study Helping Babies Battle a Deadly Immune Disorder Gets Boost from FDA
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/02/14/cirm-funded-study-helping-babies-battle-a-deadly-immune-disorder-gets-boost-from-fda/
02:28
February 14, 2022
Stem cell discovery could help shorten cancer treatment recovery 
Stem cell discovery could help shorten cancer treatment recovery 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/02/02/stem-cell-discovery-could-help-shorten-cancer-treatment-recovery/
02:04
February 11, 2022
First Patient Dosed in Phase 1 Clinical Trial for T1D
First Patient Dosed in Phase 1 Clinical Trial for T1D
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/02/09/first-patient-dosed-in-phase-1-clinical-trial-for-t1d/
02:02
February 11, 2022
Could a common herb help in the fight against COVID-19 and other inflammatory diseases?
Could a common herb help in the fight against COVID-19 and other inflammatory diseases?
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/02/07/could-common-herb-rosemary-help-in-the-fight-against-covid-19-and-other-inflammatory-diseases/
02:23
February 11, 2022
How a tiny patch is helping restore lasting vision
How a tiny patch is helping restore lasting vision
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/02/11/how-a-tiny-patch-is-helping-restore-lasting-vision/
02:48
February 11, 2022
Meet the man who is unlocking the secrets of autism and sending mini-brains into space
Meet the man who is unlocking the secrets of autism and sending mini-brains into space
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/02/04/meet-the-man-who-is-unlocking-the-secrets-of-autism-and-sending-mini-brains-into-space/
01:11
February 04, 2022
CIRM Board gives thumbs up to training and treatment programs
CIRM Board gives thumbs up to training and treatment programs
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/01/31/cirm-board-gives-thumbs-up-to-training-and-treatment-programs/
03:06
January 31, 2022
Making stem cell and gene therapies available and affordable for all California patients
Making stem cell and gene therapies available and affordable for all California patients
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/01/27/making-stem-cell-and-gene-therapies-available-and-affordable-for-all-california-patients/
02:11
January 31, 2022
Educating and training the next generation of regenerative science workforce
Educating and training the next generation of regenerative science workforce
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/01/26/educating-and-training-the-next-generation-of-regenerative-science-workforce/
02:08
January 31, 2022
Two Early-Stage Research Programs Targeting Cartilage Damage Get Funding from Stem Cell Agency
Two Early-Stage Research Programs Targeting Cartilage Damage Get Funding from Stem Cell Agency
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/01/28/two-early-stage-research-programs-targeting-cartilage-damage-get-funding-from-stem-cell-agency/
06:14
January 31, 2022
How these scholars are growing the regenerative medicine field in California
How these scholars are growing the regenerative medicine field in California
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/01/25/how-these-scholars-are-growing-the-regenerative-medicine-stem-cell-field-in-california/
02:58
January 31, 2022
Breaking down barriers: Expanding patient access and accelerating research
Breaking down barriers: Expanding patient access and accelerating research
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/01/24/breaking-down-barriers-expanding-patient-access-and-accelerating-research/
03:51
January 31, 2022
A new approach to a deadly childhood cancer
A new approach to a deadly childhood cancer
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/09/24/a-new-approach-to-a-deadly-childhood-cancer/
02:05
January 31, 2022
CIRM-funded stem cell clinical trial patients: Where are they now?
CIRM-funded stem cell clinical trial patients: Where are they now?
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/01/19/cirm-funded-stem-cell-clinical-trial-patients-where-are-they-now/
02:35
January 20, 2022
Overcoming obstacles and advancing treatments to patients
Overcoming obstacles and advancing treatments to patients
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/01/20/overcoming-obstacles-and-advancing-treatments-to-patients/
03:40
January 20, 2022
Sharing ideas and data to advance regenerative medicine
Sharing ideas and data to advance regenerative medicine
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/01/18/sharing-ideas-and-data-to-advance-regenerative-medicine/
02:46
January 20, 2022
Empowering and connecting California’s research ecosystem through shared labs
Empowering and connecting California’s research ecosystem through shared labs
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/01/14/empowering-and-connecting-californias-research-ecosystem-through-shared-labs/
02:56
January 20, 2022
How two California researchers are advancing world class science to develop real life solutions
How two California researchers are advancing world class science to develop real life solutions
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/01/12/how-two-california-researchers-are-advancing-world-class-science-to-develop-real-life-solutions/
02:44
January 12, 2022
A CIRM-funded therapy for a deadly blood cancer gets approval for Phase 3 clinical trial
A CIRM-funded therapy for a deadly blood cancer gets approval for Phase 3 clinical trial
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/01/07/a-cirm-funded-therapy-for-a-deadly-blood-cancer-gets-approval-for-phase-3-clinical-trial/
02:01
January 12, 2022
Teaching stem cells to play video games
Teaching stem cells to play video games
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/01/05/teaching-stem-cells-to-play-video-games/
01:41
January 05, 2022
The Most Read Stem Cellar Blog Posts of 2021
The Most Read Stem Cellar Blog Posts of 2021
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/12/29/the-most-read-stem-cellar-blog-posts-of-2021/
03:45
January 03, 2022
One more good reason to exercise
One more good reason to exercise
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2022/01/03/one-more-good-reason-to-exercise/
01:17
January 03, 2022
How do Zebrafish grow ears? It’s quite transparent.
How do Zebrafish grow ears? It’s quite transparent.
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/12/27/how-do-zebrafish-grow-ears-its-quite-transparent/
02:19
December 27, 2021
UCLA gene therapy offers children with LAD-1 a new chance at living a normal life
UCLA gene therapy offers children with LAD-1 a new chance at living a normal life
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/12/22/ucla-gene-therapy-offers-children-with-lad-1-a-new-chance-at-living-a-normal-life/
02:42
December 27, 2021
Researchers develop a stem cell-based implant for cartilage restoration and treating osteoarthritis
Researchers develop a stem cell-based implant for cartilage restoration and treating osteoarthritis
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/12/20/researchers-develop-a-stem-cell-based-implant-for-cartilage-restoration-and-treating-osteoarthritis/
02:06
December 21, 2021
Lack of diversity leaves cloud hanging over asthma drug study
Lack of diversity leaves cloud hanging over asthma drug study
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/12/17/lack-of-diversity-leaves-cloud-hanging-over-asthma-drug-study/
03:15
December 21, 2021
Newly-developed Organoid Mimics How Gut and Heart Tissues Arise Cooperatively From Stem Cells 
Newly-developed Organoid Mimics How Gut and Heart Tissues Arise Cooperatively From Stem Cells 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/12/10/newly-developed-organoid-mimics-how-gut-and-heart-tissues-arise-cooperatively-from-stem-cells/
02:29
December 13, 2021
How some brilliant research may have uncovered a potential therapy for Alzheimer’s 
How some brilliant research may have uncovered a potential therapy for Alzheimer’s 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/12/13/how-some-brilliant-research-may-have-uncovered-a-potential-therapy-for-alzheimers/
01:07
December 13, 2021
Wit, wisdom and a glimpse into the future
Wit, wisdom and a glimpse into the future
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/10/22/wit-wisdom-and-a-glimpse-into-the-future/
01:09
December 06, 2021
Stem Cell Agency Board Invests in Therapy Targeting Deadly Blood Cancers
Stem Cell Agency Board Invests in Therapy Targeting Deadly Blood Cancers
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/11/24/stem-cell-agency-board-invests-in-therapy-targeting-deadly-blood-cancers/
01:54
December 06, 2021
Creating a New Model for Diversity in Scientific and Medical Research
Creating a New Model for Diversity in Scientific and Medical Research
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/11/29/creating-a-new-model-for-diversity-in-scientific-and-medical-research/
04:55
December 06, 2021
Bridges Scholar Spotlight: Samira Alwahabi
Bridges Scholar Spotlight: Samira Alwahabi
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/11/22/bridges-scholar-spotlight-samira-alwahabi/
01:58
December 06, 2021
The Evolution of World AIDS Day: Then and Now 
The Evolution of World AIDS Day: Then and Now 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/12/01/the-evolution-of-world-aids-day-then-and-now/
03:27
December 06, 2021
Producing insulin for people who can’t
Producing insulin for people who can’t
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/12/03/producing-insulin-for-people-who-cant/
02:43
December 06, 2021
Now-Defunct For-Profit Stem Cell Clinic Ordered to Pay $5.1 Million for Scamming Patients Through False Advertising
Now-Defunct For-Profit Stem Cell Clinic Ordered to Pay $5.1 Million for Scamming Patients Through False Advertising
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/12/06/%ef%bf%bcnow-defunct-for-profit-stem-cell-clinic-ordered-to-pay-5-1-million-for-scamming-patients-through-false-advertising/
01:59
December 06, 2021
One step closer to making ‘off-the-shelf’ immune cell therapy for cancer a reality 
One step closer to making ‘off-the-shelf’ immune cell therapy for cancer a reality 
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/11/19/one-step-closer-to-making-off-the-shelf-immune-cell-therapy-for-cancer-a-reality/
03:00
November 19, 2021
Sweating bullets and other stories from the frontline
Sweating bullets and other stories from the frontline
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/11/15/sweating-bullets-and-other-stories-from-the-frontline/
00:59
November 17, 2021
Type 1 diabetes therapy gets go-ahead for clinical trial
Type 1 diabetes therapy gets go-ahead for clinical trial
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/11/17/type-1-diabetes-therapy-gets-go-ahead-for-clinical-trial/
02:18
November 17, 2021
A year unlike any other – a look back at one year post Prop 14
A year unlike any other – a look back at one year post Prop 14
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/11/12/a-year-unlike-any-other-a-look-back-at-one-year-post-prop-14/
04:07
November 12, 2021
Old therapies inspire new hope for treatment of pediatric brain tumors
Old therapies inspire new hope for treatment of pediatric brain tumors
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/11/10/old-therapies-inspire-new-hope-for-treatment-of-pediatric-brain-tumors%ef%bf%bc/
02:10
November 10, 2021
Promising new approach for people with epilepsy
Promising new approach for people with epilepsy
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/11/08/promising-new-approach-for-people-with-epilepsy/
03:05
November 08, 2021
COVID is a real pain in the ear
COVID is a real pain in the ear
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/11/03/covid-is-a-real-pain-in-the-ear/
02:21
November 03, 2021
Beware of misleading headlines and claims
Beware of misleading headlines and claims
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/11/01/beware-of-misleading-headlines-and-claims/
03:27
November 01, 2021
Reprogramming brain cells to restore vision after a stroke
Reprogramming brain cells to restore vision after a stroke
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/10/29/reprogramming-brain-cells-to-restore-vision-after-a-stroke/
02:14
October 29, 2021
A hair raising tale
A hair raising tale
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/10/27/a-hair-raising-tale/
01:36
October 27, 2021
A step forward in finding a treatment for a deadly neurological disorder
A step forward in finding a treatment for a deadly neurological disorder
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/10/25/a-step-forward-in-finding-a-treatment-for-a-deadly-neurological-disorder/
02:59
October 25, 2021
Some good news for people with dodgy knees
Some good news for people with dodgy knees
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/10/20/some-good-news-for-people-with-dodgy-knees/
02:25
October 20, 2021
Getting under the skin of people with type 1 diabetes – but in a good way
Getting under the skin of people with type 1 diabetes – but in a good way
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/10/18/getting-under-the-skin-of-people-with-type-1-diabetes-but-in-a-good-way/
01:46
October 20, 2021
Looking back and looking forward: good news for two CIRM-supported studies
Looking back and looking forward: good news for two CIRM-supported studies
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/10/15/looking-back-and-looking-forward-good-news-for-two-cirm-supported-studies/
03:22
October 15, 2021
Celebrating Stem Cell Awareness Day
Celebrating Stem Cell Awareness Day
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/10/13/celebrating-stem-cell-awareness-day/
05:09
October 13, 2021
Raising awareness about mental health
Raising awareness about mental health
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/10/11/raising-awareness-about-mental-health/
02:48
October 11, 2021
Them bones them bones them dry bones – and how to help repair them
Them bones them bones them dry bones – and how to help repair them
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/09/22/them-bones-them-bones-them-dry-bones-and-how-to-help-repair-them/
02:30
September 22, 2021
Lack of diversity impacts research into Alzheimer’s and dementia
Lack of diversity impacts research into Alzheimer’s and dementia
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/09/20/lack-of-diversity-impacts-research-into-alzheimers-and-dementia/
03:55
September 20, 2021
Using a stem cell’s journey to teach kids science
Using a stem cell’s journey to teach kids science
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/09/17/using-a-stem-cells-journey-to-teach-kids-science/
02:49
September 17, 2021
Lung cancer, Sherlock Holmes and piano
Lung cancer, Sherlock Holmes and piano
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/09/15/lung-cancer-sherlock-holmes-and-piano/
02:24
September 15, 2021
A personal reason to develop a better gene therapy
A personal reason to develop a better gene therapy
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/09/13/a-personal-reason-to-develop-a-better-gene-therapy/
02:34
September 13, 2021
Tiny tools for the smallest of tasks, editing genes
Tiny tools for the smallest of tasks, editing genes
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/09/10/tiny-tools-for-the-smallest-of-tasks-editing-genes/
02:11
September 10, 2021
Mother and daughter team up to fight bias and discrimination in treatment for people with sickle cell disease
Mother and daughter team up to fight bias and discrimination in treatment for people with sickle cell disease
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/09/08/mother-and-daughter-team-up-to-fight-bias-and-discrimination-in-treatment-for-people-with-sickle-cell-disease/
01:17
September 08, 2021
National Academy of Medicine honors CIRM Grantees
National Academy of Medicine honors CIRM Grantees
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/09/03/national-academy-of-medicine-honors-cirm-grantees/
03:59
September 03, 2021
Creating a better way to treat type 1 diabetes
Creating a better way to treat type 1 diabetes
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/09/01/creating-a-better-way-to-treat-type-1-diabetes/
04:05
September 01, 2021
Stem cell therapy may help mend a broken heart
Stem cell therapy may help mend a broken heart
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/08/30/stem-cell-therapy-may-help-mend-a-broken-heart/
02:17
August 30, 2021
Feds hit predatory stem cell clinics with a one-two punch
Feds hit predatory stem cell clinics with a one-two punch
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/08/27/feds-hit-predatory-stem-cell-clinics-with-a-one-two-punch/
01:40
August 27, 2021
CIRM funds clinical trials targeting heart disease, stroke and childhood brain tumors
CIRM funds clinical trials targeting heart disease, stroke and childhood brain tumors
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/08/25/cirm-funds-clinical-trials-targeting-heart-disease-stroke-and-childhood-brain-tumors/
03:27
August 25, 2021
Building a better brain (model) in the lab
Building a better brain (model) in the lab
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/08/23/building-a-better-brain-model-in-the-lab/
02:36
August 23, 2021
Celebrating a young life that almost wasn’t
Celebrating a young life that almost wasn’t
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/08/20/celebrating-a-young-life-that-almost-wasnt/
01:44
August 20, 2021
Paving the way for a treatment for dementia
Paving the way for a treatment for dementia
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/08/18/paving-the-way-for-a-treatment-for-dementia/
02:43
August 19, 2021
City of Hope researchers discover potential therapy to treat brain tumors
City of Hope researchers discover potential therapy to treat brain tumors
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/08/16/city-of-hope-researchers-discover-potential-therapy-to-treat-brain-tumors/
02:22
August 16, 2021
Learning life lessons in the lab
Learning life lessons in the lab
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/08/13/learning-life-lessons-in-the-lab/
04:04
August 13, 2021
A conversation with Bob Klein about the past, present and future of CIRM
A conversation with Bob Klein about the past, present and future of CIRM
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/08/09/a-conversation-with-bob-klein-about-the-past-present-and-future-of-cirm/
00:37
August 11, 2021
SPARKing the genius of the next generation of scientists
SPARKing the genius of the next generation of scientists
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/08/11/sparking-the-genius-of-the-next-generation-of-scientists/
06:01
August 11, 2021
Retooling a COVID drug to boost its effectiveness
Retooling a COVID drug to boost its effectiveness
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/08/06/retooling-a-covid-drug-to-boost-its-effectiveness/
03:04
August 06, 2021
A rare chance to help those in need
A rare chance to help those in need
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/07/28/a-rare-chance-to-help-those-in-need/
02:31
August 04, 2021
City of Hope scientists use stem cells to develop ‘mini-brains’ to study Alzheimer’s and to test drugs in development
City of Hope scientists use stem cells to develop ‘mini-brains’ to study Alzheimer’s and to test drugs in development
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/08/04/city-of-hope-scientists-use-stem-cells-to-develop-mini-brains-to-study-alzheimers-and-to-test-drugs-in-development/
03:16
August 04, 2021
How regrowing tiny hairs could restore hearing loss
How regrowing tiny hairs could restore hearing loss
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/08/02/how-regrowing-tiny-hairs-could-restore-hearing-loss/
02:27
August 03, 2021
Scientists use stem cell ‘mini-brains’ to better understand signs of frontotemporal dementia
Scientists use stem cell ‘mini-brains’ to better understand signs of frontotemporal dementia
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/07/30/scientists-use-stem-cell-mini-brains-to-better-understand-signs-of-frontotemporal-dementia/
02:26
July 30, 2021
Improving a special kind of cell to help combat immune related problems
Improving a special kind of cell to help combat immune related problems
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/07/26/improving-a-special-kind-of-cell-to-help-combat-immune-related-problems/
02:10
July 26, 2021
Endothelial cell treatment reverses lung damage in mice with emphysema
Endothelial cell treatment reverses lung damage in mice with emphysema
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/07/23/endothelial-cell-treatment-reverses-lung-damage-in-mice-with-emphysema/
02:47
July 23, 2021
Board Funds Fifteen Bridges to Stem Cell Research and Therapy Programs Across California and New Sickle Cell Disease Trial
Board Funds Fifteen Bridges to Stem Cell Research and Therapy Programs Across California and New Sickle Cell Disease Trial
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/07/21/board-funds-fifteen-bridges-to-stem-cell-research-and-therapy-programs-across-california-and-new-sickle-cell-disease-trial/
05:24
July 21, 2021
UCSD researchers use stem cell model to better understand pregnancy complication
UCSD researchers use stem cell model to better understand pregnancy complication
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/07/19/ucsd-researchers-use-stem-cell-model-to-better-understand-pregnancy-complication/
03:01
July 19, 2021
Building a new mouse, one stem cell at a time
Building a new mouse, one stem cell at a time
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/07/16/building-a-new-mouse-one-stem-cell-at-a-time/
02:27
July 16, 2021
Gene therapy is life-changing for children with a life-threatening brain disorder
Gene therapy is life-changing for children with a life-threatening brain disorder
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/07/14/gene-therapy-is-life-changing-for-children-with-a-life-threatening-brain-disorder/
02:24
July 14, 2021
Stem cell treatment improves motor function in monkeys modeling Parkinson’s Disease
Stem cell treatment improves motor function in monkeys modeling Parkinson’s Disease
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/07/12/stem-cell-treatment-improves-motor-function-in-monkeys-modeling-parkinsons-disease/
03:19
July 12, 2021
A new way to evade immune rejection in transplanting cells
A new way to evade immune rejection in transplanting cells
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/07/08/a-new-way-to-evade-immune-rejection-in-transplanting-cells/
02:01
July 08, 2021
Heads or tails? Stem cells help guide the decision
Heads or tails? Stem cells help guide the decision
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/06/30/heads-or-tails-stem-cells-help-guide-the-decision/
01:41
June 30, 2021
CIRM funded trial for AMD shows promising results
CIRM funded trial for AMD shows promising results
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/06/28/cirm-funded-trial-for-amd-shows-promising-results/
03:59
June 28, 2021
CIRM Board Approves New Clinical Trial for ALS
CIRM Board Approves New Clinical Trial for ALS
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/06/21/cirm-board-approves-new-clinical-trial-for-als/
01:48
June 21, 2021
An Open Letter to CIRM for World Sickle Cell Day
An Open Letter to CIRM for World Sickle Cell Day
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/06/18/an-open-letter-to-cirm-for-world-sickle-cell-day/
02:53
June 21, 2021
Sometimes a cold stare is a good thing
Sometimes a cold stare is a good thing
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/06/16/sometimes-a-cold-stare-is-a-good-thing/
02:26
June 16, 2021
Study shows that COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective in people with cancer
Study shows that COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective in people with cancer
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/06/14/study-shows-that-covid-19-vaccine-is-safe-and-effective-in-people-with-cancer/
02:15
June 14, 2021
Call for a worldwide approach to regulating predatory stem cell clinics
Call for a worldwide approach to regulating predatory stem cell clinics
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/06/11/call-for-a-worldwide-approach-to-regulating-predatory-stem-cell-clinics/
03:16
June 11, 2021
CIRM-catalyzed spinout files for IPO to develop therapies for genetic diseases
CIRM-catalyzed spinout files for IPO to develop therapies for genetic diseases
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/06/09/cirm-catalyzed-spinout-files-for-ipo-to-develop-therapies-for-genetic-diseases/
01:48
June 09, 2021
Unproven Stem Cell Therapies
Unproven Stem Cell Therapies
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/06/07/18849/
04:19
June 08, 2021
CIRM funded trial may pave way for gene therapy to treat different diseases
CIRM funded trial may pave way for gene therapy to treat different diseases
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/06/03/cirm-funded-trial-may-pave-way-for-gene-therapy-to-treat-different-diseases/
02:57
June 03, 2021
Friday Round Up
Friday Round Up
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/05/28/friday-round-up/
02:46
May 28, 2021
Paving the Way
Paving the Way
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/05/24/paving-the-way/
02:53
May 24, 2021
Latest CIRM TRAN1 awards focus on CAR-based cell therapy to treat cancer
Latest CIRM TRAN1 awards focus on CAR-based cell therapy to treat cancer
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/05/20/latest-cirm-tran1-awards-focus-on-car-based-cell-therapy-to-treat-cancer/
03:11
May 20, 2021
CIRM Board Approves Continued Funding for SPARK and Alpha Stem Cell Clinics
CIRM Board Approves Continued Funding for SPARK and Alpha Stem Cell Clinics
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/05/18/cirm-board-approves-continued-funding-for-spark-and-alpha-stem-cell-clinics/
03:29
May 18, 2021
How stem cells play “follow the leader”
How stem cells play “follow the leader”
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/05/17/how-stem-cells-play-follow-the-leader/
02:37
May 17, 2021
CIRM Builds Out World Class Team With 5 New hires
CIRM Builds Out World Class Team With 5 New hires
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/05/14/cirm-builds-out-world-class-team-with-5-new-hires/
05:35
May 14, 2021
Medeor Therapeutics Completes Enrollment in CIRM-Funded Clinical Trial for Kidney Transplant Patients
Medeor Therapeutics Completes Enrollment in CIRM-Funded Clinical Trial for Kidney Transplant Patients
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/05/12/medeor-therapeutics-completes-enrollment-in-cirm-funded-clinical-trial-for-kidney-transplant-patients/
03:10
May 12, 2021
New Study Shows CIRM-Supported Therapy Cures More than 95% of Children Born with a Fatal Immune Disorder
New Study Shows CIRM-Supported Therapy Cures More than 95% of Children Born with a Fatal Immune Disorder
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/05/11/new-study-shows-cirm-supported-therapy-cures-more-than-95-of-children-born-with-a-fatal-immune-disorder/
02:05
May 11, 2021
CIRM funded study uses drug development in a dish for treatment of heart arrhythmias
CIRM funded study uses drug development in a dish for treatment of heart arrhythmias
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/05/07/cirm-funded-study-uses-drug-development-in-a-dish-for-treatment-of-heart-arrhythmias/
02:27
May 07, 2021
Identifying the visually impaired patients most likely to benefit from jCyte’s stem cell therapy
Identifying the visually impaired patients most likely to benefit from jCyte’s stem cell therapy
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/05/05/identifying-the-visually-impaired-patients-most-likely-to-benefit-from-jcytes-stem-cell-therapy/
03:01
May 05, 2021
Remembering Eli Broad, philanthropist and stem cell champion
Remembering Eli Broad, philanthropist and stem cell champion
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/05/03/remembering-eli-broad-philanthropist-and-stem-cell-champion/
02:33
May 03, 2021
New technique maps out diversity and location of cells in tissue or tumor
New technique maps out diversity and location of cells in tissue or tumor
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/04/30/new-technique-maps-out-diversity-and-location-of-cells-in-tissue-or-tumor/
02:22
April 30, 2021
Hitting our Goals: Accelerating to the finish line
Hitting our Goals: Accelerating to the finish line
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/04/28/hitting-our-goals-accelerating-to-the-finish-line/
03:11
April 28, 2021
CIRM funded stem cell therapy could one day help stroke and dementia patients
CIRM funded stem cell therapy could one day help stroke and dementia patients
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/04/26/cirm-funded-stem-cell-therapy-could-one-day-help-stroke-and-dementia-patients/
03:16
April 26, 2021
Regulated, Reputable and Reliable: FDA’s Taking Additional Steps to Advance Safe and Effective Regenerative Medicine Products
Regulated, Reputable and Reliable: FDA’s Taking Additional Steps to Advance Safe and Effective Regenerative Medicine Products
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/04/23/regulated-reputable-and-reliable-fdas-taking-additional-steps-to-advance-safe-and-effective-regenerative-medicine-products/
03:49
April 23, 2021
CIRM Board Approves Clinical Trials for Blood Cancer and Pediatric Brain Tumors
CIRM Board Approves Clinical Trials for Blood Cancer and Pediatric Brain Tumors
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/04/20/cirm-board-approves-clinical-trials-for-blood-cancer-and-pediatric-brain-tumors/
02:03
April 20, 2021
Hitting our goals: Making good progress
Hitting our goals: Making good progress
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/04/19/hitting-our-goals-making-good-progress/
03:18
April 20, 2021
Positive results for patients enrolled in CIRM-funded trial of a rare pediatric disease
Positive results for patients enrolled in CIRM-funded trial of a rare pediatric disease
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/04/16/positive-results-for-patients-enrolled-in-cirm-funded-trial-of-a-rare-pediatric-disease/
02:28
April 16, 2021
Saying thanks and farewell to a friend
Saying thanks and farewell to a friend
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/04/14/saying-thanks-and-farewell-to-a-friend/
03:02
April 15, 2021
Hitting our Goals: Playing Matchmaker
Hitting our Goals: Playing Matchmaker
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/04/12/hitting-our-goals-playing-matchmaker/
03:39
April 12, 2021
Stem cell therapy for diabetic foot ulcers shows promise in new study
Stem cell therapy for diabetic foot ulcers shows promise in new study
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/04/09/stem-cell-therapy-for-diabetic-foot-ulcers-shows-promise-in-new-study/
02:17
April 09, 2021
CIRM funding helps improve immune cell therapy to combat HIV
CIRM funding helps improve immune cell therapy to combat HIV
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/04/07/cirm-funding-helps-improve-immune-cell-therapy-to-combat-hiv/
02:13
April 07, 2021
Hitting our Goals: Let’s start at the beginning shall we
Hitting our Goals: Let’s start at the beginning shall we
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/04/05/hitting-our-goals-lets-start-at-the-beginning-shall-we/
02:42
April 05, 2021
Meet xenobots 2.0 – the next generation of living robots
Meet xenobots 2.0 – the next generation of living robots
Meet xenobots 2.0 - the next generation of living robots This episode is also available as a blog post: http://blog.cirm.ca.gov/2021/04/02/meet-xenobots-2-0-the-next-generation-of-living-robots/
03:52
April 02, 2021